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  1. Old-School Reporting in a New-Style Package

    ... Inside Story Nonprofit ‘Pro-Water’ Site Brings Ground Journalism, Striking Visuals to Bear on Complex ... Pollution is a major driver of water scarcity in China, especially in the places where economic growth is the ...

    cmacdonald - 05/22/2015 - 10:49

  2. Is Wyoming Ban on Reporting Environmental Harm Unconstitutional?

    ... Protection Agency delegates enforcement under the Clean Water Act to states. Activists are concerned Wyoming has invented another ... Doesn’t Want You To Know How Much Cow Manure Is in Its Water," Washington Post, May 20, 2015, by Jeff Guo. "Critics Say ...

    cmacdonald - 05/28/2015 - 12:05

  3. Peak Water: A New Way To Look at Long-Term Water Issues

    October 27, 2010 Since water keeps flowing, you may not be used to considering it as a limited, finite ... However, at any given time there's only so much usable fresh water available for core needs such as drinking, sanitation, agriculture, ...

    cmacdonald - 10/27/2010 - 21:52

  4. Starting Points: Surface and Ground Water Quality

    ... 2011 Serious problems with surface and ground water quality continue to occur in most parts of the US. There are many sources ... starting point is the Spring 2011 newsletter of the National Water Quality Monitoring Council, whose members represent many federal, state, ...

    cmacdonald - 05/11/2011 - 23:02

  5. Panel: Conflict Looms over Environment and Energy in 2015

    ... Pearl pointed to conflicts over climate regulations, Clean Water Act jurisdiction, and fracking — conflict between Democrats and ... dots” ecologically between extreme weather, soil health, water and food. Meanwhile, the falling price of oil is “the talk of the ...

    cmacdonald - 05/20/2015 - 09:15

  6. Investigating Water: So What Happens When Water Turns Black?

    May 15, 2007  By RON SEELY  Water, of all the natural resources upon which we rely, is perhaps the one that ... But when something goes wrong, when we turn the tap and the water comes out discolored, we are instantly connected to this most necessary ...

    admin - 04/21/2009 - 14:45

  7. Fracking Chemicals: What We Know — and What We Don't

    ... some residents complain fracking pollutes their drinking water. EPA on March 27, 2015, published a database of nearly 700 chemicals ... Pollution , Water & Oceans , WatchDog TipSheet ...

    cmacdonald - 04/20/2015 - 17:44

  8. Checking Local Water Use and Scrutinizing Those Big Water Projects Can Benefit Your Community

    ... Bernardino, Calif., picked up a press release from the local water district and ran it with little alteration or context: A leading national ... the release and the news stories said, had concluded that a water-supply project known as the Cadiz Valley Groundwater Conservation, ...

    cmacdonald - 02/20/2012 - 22:47

  9. CRS Reports No Longer Secret, Thanks to FAS Secrecy Project

    ... 23, 2015, by Christopher M. Blanchard. "U.S.-Mexico Water Sharing: Background and Recent Developments," Congressional Research ... Natural Resources , Water & Oceans , WatchDog TipSheet ...

    cmacdonald - 02/25/2015 - 18:10

  10. BP Deepwater Horizon Anniversary: Follow the Money

    ... the Environmental Law Institute and the Tulane Institute on Water Resources Law and Policy gives a good overview of the way that money is ... The RESTORE Act of 2012 allocates 80 percent of Clean Water Act penalties to Gulf of Mexico states, but it does have a lot of moving ...

    cmacdonald - 03/23/2015 - 08:08